‘Football’ Category

Abegglen Named MIAC Football Special Teams Player of the Week

Andrew Abegglen (Jr., Mound) accounted for nine points in Gustavus' decisive 72-7 victory at St. Scholastica last Saturday, helping the Gusties set a new program record for the widest margin of victory (65).

Football Cruises to 72-7 Victory at St. Scholastica

The inaugural meeting between the Gustavus and St. Scholastica football programs proved to be a one-sided affair as the Gusties steamrolled to a 72-7 victory, marking the highest margin of victory in program history. In the process, the Gusties set the school record with 730 total yards.

Football Travels to St. Scholastica for First MIAC Divisional Game

The Gustavus football team is set for its first MIAC Northwoods Division game Saturday at the College of St. Scholastica in the inaugural meeting between the two programs. Kickoff from James S. Malosky Stadium on the campus of UM-Duluth is 1 p.m.

Turnovers Plague Football in 34-9 Loss at No. 16 Bethel

The Gustavus football team Saturday committed five turnovers and was limited to one touchdown in a 34-9 loss at 16th-ranked Bethel. Suffering their first loss of the season, the Gusties drop to 3-1 overall and 1-1 in the MIAC, while the Royals improve to 3-1 overall and 1-1 in the league.

Football Set for Road Test at No. 16 Bethel

The Gustavus football team hits the road Saturday for a MIAC matchup at Bethel. Kickoff is slated for 1 p.m. from Arden Hills, Minn. The Gusties enter the game 3-0 overall and 1-0 in the MIAC, while the 16th-ranked Royals are 2-1 overall and 0-1 in the league.

Thelen Named MIAC Football Special Teams Player of the Week

Thelen led the receiving corps with nine catches for 124 yards, marking his second consecutive game with over 100 yards receiving. He added 10 carries for 76 yards and had an 89-yard kickoff return for a touchdown.

Football Wins MIAC Opener 36-21 Over Concordia on Homecoming

Facing adversity with starting quarterback Michael Veldman (Sr., Becker) lost to injury early in the first quarter, the Gustavus football team rose to the occasion on Homecoming Saturday and used all three phases of the game to claim a 36-21 victory over Concordia in the MIAC opener.

Football Welcomes Concordia for Homecoming Saturday

Fresh off its bye week, the Gustavus football team is set to host Concordia at 1 p.m. Saturday on Homecoming. The Gusties enter the MIAC opener 2-0 while the Cobbers are 1-1. 

Football Upsets No. 15 Wartburg 27-18

Three second half touchdown passes and a number of key defensive stops late in the fourth quarter propelled the Gustavus football team to a 27-18 upset over No. 15-ranked Wartburg College on Saturday at Hollingsworth Field. The Gusties improve to 2-0 overall while the Knights drop to 1-1. 

Football Welcomes No. 15 Wartburg Saturday for Home Opener

The Gustavus football team welcomes No. 15-ranked Wartburg for a 1 p.m. non-conference matchup Saturday at Hollingsworth Field in the home opener. Both teams enter the contest 1-0 overall after winning their Week 1 games. The Gusties defeated Buena Vista 80-58 while the Knights beat Monmouth 44-3.